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Galapagos FAQ, Ecuador mapEcuador is located on the Pacific Coast on the northeast edge of South America. It shares its northern boundary with Colombia and the eastern and southern boundaries with Peru, to the west lies the Pacific Ocean.
Population: 13,710,234
Currency: United States Dollar
Capital City: Quito
Language: Spanish and Quichua
The majestic Andes mountain range traverses the country from north to south, like a huge backbone, which divides Ecuador into four distinct regions:

Costa,  is the coastal plain located west of the Andes Mountain Ranges about 2000 feet above sea level. It has a hot and humid climate and contains rich agricultural land. Sierra, also called the Highlands, lies between the western and central ranges of the Andes mountains. The climate is subtropical in the valleys and frigid in the permanently snow-covered mountains.

Amazon, is the upper Amazon River basin, located East of the Andes. This jungle area has a tropical climate. Galapagos Islandsare  made  up  of  seventeen  major  islands  located 600 miles  to  the  East  of  the  mainland,  in  the  Pacific Ocean,  surrounding  and  to  the  South  of  the equator.

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